Education

  • Training advocacy
  • Top management course VVD
  • Pre-university education
  • Training mediation
  • Law, specialisation civil law and European/Iinternational law, University of Leiden 1996-2001
  • L'Institut Sciences Politiques, Paris 1999-2000

Career

  • Lawyer AKD Prinsen Van Wijnen, Rotterdam 2001-2006
  • Lawyer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs 2006-2011
  • Member, later chairman Rekenkamer Leiderdorp 2006-2011
  • Member of city council for VVD, municipality of Schiedam 2007-2011
  • Chairman VVD fraction city council, municipality of Schiedam 2010-2011
  • Alderman VVD Schiedam 2011-2012